Safe OTC Cold and Flu Treatment to Use During Pregnancy
These over-the-counter cold and flu meds have no known harmful effects during pregnancy when you take them according to the package directions. If you want to know about the safety of any other meds, contact your doctor.
- Tylenol (acetaminophen)
- Saline nasal drops or spray
- Warm salt/water gargle
Check with your doctor before taking any medicines during your pregnancy. Be especially cautious in the first trimester, a crucial time for your baby's development.